La Liga News 

Real Madrid concerned for Brazilian starlet Vinicius Junior

Real Madrid are worried that their Brazilian sensation Vinicius Junior has become a target in his home country, Marca reports. The Flamengo wonderkid completed a €45 million move to the Spanish capital in May 2017, he will not be able to join until his 18th birthday, which is on 12th July this year. Yet, since the announcement was made, the Brazilian has endured some tough challenges from opponents, leaving Los Blancos fearing he could be severely injured. While Real Madrid are concerned for their future star, they will still be unable…

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Global News 

Brazilian star wants Flamengo stay; holds off Real Madrid arrival

Flamengo star Vinicius Jr. has told Real Madrid that he wants to remain in Brazil for the time being, rejecting the chance to join the Spanish club this summer. Mundo Deportivo reports that the Brazilian youngster wants to remain in his homeland to develop, before making the move to Europe. The talented teen was expected to join the reigning La Liga, European and World champions this coming summer but he spoke about his desire to help his current club win the Copa Libertadores last month. “My plan is to stay here until…

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Gossip La Liga 

Madrid and Barcelona fight for Brazilian wonderkid … again

After battling it out in the past for Brazilian wonderkids in Robinho, Neymar and Vinicius Junior, it appears Real Madrid and Barcelona are ready to go again. The player in mind this time is Lincoln Correa, better known as just ‘Lincoln’. The 16 year old plays for Flamengo and is the star of the U17 World Cup so far. The striker was born in Espirito Santo, but moved to neighbouring state Rio de Janeiro to join Flamengo aged just 11. After impressing through the youth system, he signed his first…

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La Liga News 

Odegaard impresses among Real Madrid loanees

With it being international week, the perfect opportunity has risen to assess the Real Madrid players currently out on loan at other clubs across the globe. Vinicius Junior (Flamengo, Brazil) So far, the Brazilian teenager (17) has scored 2 goals and created 1 assist in the Brasileirao. The majority of the wingers 18 appearances have come from the bench at Flamengo where he has only started 4 games. In total, Vinicius Junior has only featured in 536 minutes of action – just under 6 full games. Having been refused the…

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Blog 

Loan Watch: Focus on Real Madrid

For the season ahead, we at LaLigaNews.co.uk want to keep you updated on the progress and performances of the Real Madrid players who are out on loan across the world. We have cut short your need to scan across the internet to see how each of the following eight players are doing away from the Spanish capital: Vinicius Junior (Flamengo, Brazil) Fabio Coentrao (Sporting Portugal, Portugal) Lucas Silva (Cruzeiro, Brazil) Martin Odegaard (Heerenveen, Holland) James Rodriguez (Bayern Munich, Germany) Fede Valverde (Deportivo La Coruna, Spain) Aleix Febas (Real Zaragoza, Spain)…

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